Buffalo, MO (May 12, 2022) – A crash that took place in Dallas County on Tuesday evening sent one man to a local hospital with injuries. At around 4:30 p.m., on May 10, authorities were dispatched to the site of a collision that occurred on Missouri State Route 73.
Reports from Missouri State Highway Patrol show that a 2017 Ford Explorer crashed into the rear of a 2002 Honda CRV on Missouri State Route 73 just 10 miles north of Buffalo. The Ford suffered significant damage as a result of the crash.
The driver of the Honda, identified as 41-year-old Kevin Martin, sustained injuries as a result of the accident. Martin was transported to Lake Regional Hospital by EMS for emergency medical care.
At this time, the cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Kevin Martin at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can have life-changing consequences. Unfortunately, more than 60,000 people are injured in auto accidents in our state every year. When people suffer serious injuries and accidents, they often require emergency medical attention. Some of the most common injuries that we see victims suffer from in our state include broken bones, internal organ damage, and severe lacerations.
When people suffer from serious injuries due to auto accidents, they often require hospitalization. Many people deal with both immediate and long-term consequences. Unfortunately, victims often suffer serious injuries and accidents due to the negligence of others. We see countless people harmed and accidents caused by drivers who are speeding, failing to yield to others, and running red lights. When innocent parties suffer serious injuries and collisions, they may have legal options available to help them recover. Working with a car accident lawyer in Buffalo can provide you with the best chance possible of getting justice should you be injured in an accident.
For decades, the Buffalo personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C. have fought diligently to protect the legal rights of people who have been injured in an accident through no fault of their own. Our lawyers are fully dedicated to building each client we work with their strongest case possible to help them get justice. Our lawyers can fight for you to ensure you are able to prove that the defendant engaged in reckless actions that caused you harm.
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, our team is dedicated to helping you move forward in the best way possible. It is crucial that you seek the assistance of our Missouri personal injury law firm right away. Contact our team by calling 816-888-8888. We are available to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience,
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